Cisco CEO John Chambers addresses attendees at Collaboration Summit in Los Angeles.

Published: May 19th, 2017


Cisco outlines a new IoT strategy for the channel

SAN FRANCISCO – Cisco Systems has tended to align its Internet of Things (IoT) strategy towards the massive $19 trillion market opportunity. The networking giant even described it as Internet of Everything. But

Published on: November 7th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data opens up an IoT practice

TORONTO – When you look at the scope of the Internet of Things or the Internet of Everything you get a lot of numbers; numbers in the trillions of dollars. For example, Cisco

Published on: July 15th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

One question for Cisco channel chief Wendy Bahr

It’s the eve of the Cisco Partner Summit in San Diego, Calif., and Wendy Bahr is only hours away from being not just the first women to host this event but also the

Published on: February 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Privacy and security are getting very personal

If you’re uncomfortable with the idea that the social media sites you regularly visit or your apps could be sold and your “private” information could be a key part of the deal, you’re

Published on: February 23rd, 2016 Max Spindle

The Barbie doll is now an Internet of Things item

You can count the Barbie doll among those 50 billion connected items as part of the phenomenon known as the Internet of Things. Remember all the excitement when the Barbie doll and other

Published on: January 19th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s Canadian Innovation Centre to push the co-creation agenda

TORONTO – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman told CDN there will be no limits placed on the number of partners, projects or special relationships at the newly opened Innovation Centre in downtown Toronto.

Published on: January 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

What does 50 Billion connected devices really mean

The world of Internet of Things is so big. It has so much potential but will it happen? Sorry to burst your bubble or let you sigh with relief but … sorry. How

Published on: November 16th, 2015 Max Spindle

Big data and IoT headed for a collision

With the end of the Mad Men series I wanted to get another jolt of those good old days, so I read a couple of books on David Ogilvy, often called the father

Published on: November 2nd, 2015 Max Spindle

Internet of Everything on display at Pan Am Games 2015

It was almost one year ago today that Jeff Seifert stood next to a giant, colourful, and connected clock in Toronto’s Nathan Philips Square. The chief technology officer of Cisco Canada posed for

Published on: June 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

New Cisco CEO announces leadership team

Chuck Robbins is moving quickly. The newly named successor to John Chambers at Cisco is still about 50 days away from taking over the corner office at the networking giant and he has

Published on: June 4th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Five digital disruptions from the Internet of Everything

TORONTO - When Joseph Bradley is asked if the Internet of Everything is real or if some of the astonishing infrastructure solutions currently deployed are a figment of someone’s fertile imagination he points

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco Canada channel chief outlines partner-to-partner connection strategy

MONTREAL - Cisco Systems concluded a successful Partner Summit with more than 3,600 attendees from around the world coming to Canada for the first time in nine years. Approximately 120 Canadian solution providers attended the

Published on: May 11th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

A better approach needed to secure the Internet of Things: Cisco

MONTREAL – One of the biggest questions coming out of the recently concluded Cisco Partner Summit is with the new Software Partner Program how are channel partners and their customers going to align

Published on: May 3rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

The breakdown of the lucrative Internet of Everything market

MONTREAL – Cisco Systems has been consistent on the market value of the Internet of Everything for two years now: $19 trillion in value and potential risk. But at the Cisco Partner Summit

Published on: May 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto